the i.c.u. >> i'm sorry, lauren. these people are going on fox news and saying that did you have any liberals going on msnbc saying we hope -- i mean, it's just, like, unthinkable. i can't even repeat something like that. that's the kind of false, false equivalence that so many mainstream reporters fall into which is why we are in the mess we're in today. >> lauren, you can have the final word, go ahead. >> the final word is that we are in a culture right now, especially a political one driven by the media where both sides are very nasty. in this piece in particular, i read in "the daily beast" that people have to state the hating to hillary, especially when she's sick. >> thank you, everyone, we appreciate you being here. when we return, the big reason it's becoming difficult for congress to cut a deal. you're watching "hardball," the place for politics. losec otc.